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Many patients start their wound and ostomy care journey in the hospital setting.  Learn how our inpatient WOCNs are making a difference in their hospitals.

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WOCN St. Louis Affiliate

We are delighted to welcome you to the St. Louis affiliate of the WOCN. As an affiliate of the Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nurses Society, we are a professional nursing society that adheres to the values and ethics of the National WOCN. We support our St.Louis Affiliate members by promoting educational, clinical, and research opportunities to advance the practice and guide the delivery of expert health care to individuals with wounds, ostomies, and continence issues.

Our WOCN affiliate nurses are dedicated to developing advancements in education, clinical practice and research that allow us to specialize and manage conditions such as stomas, draining wounds, fistulas, vascular ulcers, pressure ulcers, neuropathic wounds, urinary incontinence, fecal incontinence and functional disorders of the bowel and bladder.


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WoundStock 2018

Registration for WoundStock 2018 is now open!  Click here to register for the conference. Agenda/ Schedule for Woundstock 2018...

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August 2018 Meeting

Coloplast Professional Development Program Winning In Wound Care: Conquering Challenges in Treatment & Prevention Hosted by Coloplast and Ashley...

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July 2018 Meeting

Tuesday, July 10th Dinner and Program sponsored by Coloplast Presentation:  The Use of Convexity in the Post Op Period,...


UOAA – St. Louis Product Fair

Join the UOAA – St. Louis for the annual Medical Product Fair Date – Monday May 7, 2018 Time – 7:00...


We did it! Undy RunWalk 2018

We did it!  The STL WOCN had a great turn out for the Undy RunWalk 2018 in Forest Park. ...